Medications for Behavioral Addictions

Liana R.N. Schreiber, Brian L. Odlaug, Jon E. Grant

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInterventions For Addiction
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9780123983381
StatePublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

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Brian Odlaug , MPH, is a Research Consultant at the University of Chicago and visiting researcher at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, where he continues his doctoral work in public health focusing on translational public health in mental illness. He received his Master of Public Health degree from the University of Minnesota and Bachelor of Arts from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. Brian has authored or coauthored over 90 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on the phenomenology, treatment, and characteristics of mental illness, specializing in the areas of impulse control and obsessive compulsive disorder. He coauthored a treatment manual and workbook for impulse control disorders in the prestigious ‘ Treatments That Work ’ book series along with Drs Jon Grant and Chris Donahue. Brian's research is generously funded by the Trichotillomania Learning Center, Dr Jon Grant of the University of Chicago, and Dr S.W. Kim, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota.

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Jon Grant , MD, JD., MPH, is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Chicago and directs the ACID research lab at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Chicago, IL. Dr Grant completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan, a master's degree at the University of Chicago, a law degree from Cornell University, a medical degree from Brown University, and a master's degree in public health from Harvard University. He is a board-certified psychiatrist. He has written over 300 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on the phenomenology and pharmacological management of substance use disorders and impulse control disorders, particularly pathological gambling, kleptomania, and grooming disorders. He is the author of “ Stop Me Because I Can't Stop Myself ,” a book on impulse control disorders published by McGraw-Hill (2002) (coauthored with Dr Suck Won Kim), and is the coeditor (along with Marc Potenza) of two books published by the American Psychiatric Association Pathological Gambling: “ A Clinical Guide to Treatment ” (2004) and “ A Textbook of Men's Mental Health .” He also lead-authored a book on the treatment of impulse control disorders using evidence-based cognitive behavior therapy (with Brian Odlaug and Chris Donahue). His research is funded by the National Institutes of Mental Health.

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